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Operational Update - Fergusson Terminal

Updates for October 4 are as follows:

Vessels:

  • Currently alongside: ANL Elanora 1825
  • Arriving this afternoon: Spirit of Canterbury 4033
  • Arriving tomorrow: JPO Tucana 054S, Spirit of Shanghai 834N and Seaspan Dalian 229S


Please continue to monitor Ports of Auckland website for changes in the vessel schedules.

VBS bookings are being managed by our Gate Ops team, working with the trucking companies to ensure the most effective road exchange operation.

Imports:
As we are continuing to carefully manage VBS bookings to ensure we can get the balance of flows working optimally, we will start to progressively reinstate demurrage free time periods from this week onwards. Please refer to the below chart for your guidance (detailed information will also be available on our website):

Vessel departure date

Last Free Day

Last Free time

01.09.18 - 24.09.18

05.10.18

0600 06.10.2018

25.09.18 - 30.09.18

08.10.18

0600 09.10.2018

01.10.18 - 07.10.18

Demurrage free time extended by 2 days

08.10.18 - 14.10.18

Demurrage free time extended by 1 day


Please note that there will be no extra free time for DG containers and we request that reefer containers are also prioritised.

From October 15 import demurrage will apply as per the Ports of Auckland standard terms and conditions. Detailed information about the allowable free time and demurrage rates can be found on our website.

Exports:
We are currently receiving export containers for the following vessels:

  • JPO Tucana 054S;
  • KOTA Lihat LIH691;
  • Melina 806S;
  • Seaspan Dalian 229S.


Receival for the following vessel will commence tomorrow Friday 5 October:

  • MSC Martina KE840A


We request rail users refrain from sending Export Containers that are not for the above mentioned vessels. Containers that are booked to load later vessels will not be unloaded from the train and will be returned.

Due to the space restrictions in the yard we will manage receival of empty export containers directly with the shipping lines. The on dock link facility remains open for de-hire of empties with exception of containers operated by Maersk / Hamburg Sud. For further details and alternative arrangements please liaise directly with Maersk line.

Fuel Adjustment Factor
Month Standard Nexus FAF
Feb 2023 21.57%
Jan 2023 20.83%
Dec 2022 24.34%
Nov 2022 26.48%
Oct 2022 24.83%
Sep 2022 24.20%
Aug 2022 24.98%
Jul 2022 30.74%
Jun 2022 26.82%
May 2022 23.02%
Apr 2022 21.67%
Mar 2022 16.29%
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